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Pronunciation of Winkles: Learn how to pronounce Winkles in English correctly

Learn how to say Winkles correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word winkle:

noun
1a small herbivorous shore-dwelling mollusc with a spiral shell. Also called periwinkle2.
Family Littorinidae, class Gastropoda: many genera and species, including the common and edible Littorina littorea
2 informal a child’s term for a penis.
verb
[with object] (winkle something out) chiefly British
extract or obtain something with difficulty:
I swore I wasn’t going to tell her, but she winkled it all out of me
Derivatives

winkler

noun
Origin:

late 16th century: shortening of periwinkle2